Taylor, Nebraska

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Population in 2019: 200 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -3.4%
 
Males: 119  (59.9%)
Females: 81  (40.1%)
Median resident age:

55.5 years
Nebraska median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 68879.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $31,630 (it was $21,875 in 2000)
Taylor:

$31,630
NE:

$63,229

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $26,856 (it was $10,880 in 2000)

Taylor village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $49,660 (it was $18,200 in 2000)
Taylor:

$49,660
NE:

$172,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $54,031; detached houses: $55,830; mobile homes: $24,458

Median gross rent in 2019: $669.

March 2019 cost of living index in Taylor: 73.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 20.5%
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  • Races in Taylor, NE (2019)
    • 13390.5%White alone
    • 117.5%Hispanic
    • 21.4%American Indian alone

Races in Taylor detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: German (54.7%), American (9.4%), English (5.7%), Polish (5.7%), Swedish (5.7%), French Canadian (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2269 feet

Land area: 0.26 square miles.

Population density: 770 people per square mile   (low).

Taylor, Nebraska map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $723 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $852 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (155.5 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (602.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Sargent, NE (3.0 miles ),
Burwell, NE (3.6 miles ),
Comstock, NE (4.0 miles),
Elyria, NE (4.5 miles),
Westerville, NE (5.1 miles),
Ord, NE (5.1 miles ),
Anselmo, NE (5.2 miles),
Arcadia, NE (5.2 miles )

Latitude: 41.77 N, Longitude: 99.38 W

Area code: 308

Distribution of median household income in Taylor, NE in 2019
Distribution of house value in Taylor, NE in 2019
Taylor satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $35,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $35,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Taylor, NE residents
Average permit cost in Taylor, NE
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.0%
Nebraska:

2.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +22 (+11.9%).
Most common industries in Taylor, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (21.6%)
  • Educational services (17.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (15.5%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Truck transportation (5.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (32.6%)
  • Educational services (13.0%)
  • Construction (10.9%)
  • Truck transportation (10.9%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (6.5%)
  • Gasoline stations (6.5%)
  • Radio, TV, computer stores (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (37.3%)
  • Educational services (21.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Taylor, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (12.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.2%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (15.2%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (13.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.9%)
  • Other transportation occupations (10.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (23.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.8%)
  • Bus drivers (7.8%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (3.9%)

Average climate in Taylor, Nebraska

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Tornado activity:

Taylor-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.0 miles away from the Taylor village center killed 11 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/30/1961, a category F4 tornado 25.2 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Taylor-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 347% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 600.2 miles away from Taylor center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 73.4 miles away from Taylor center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 320.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 169.1 miles away from Taylor center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 392.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/22/2019 at 08:50:24, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 176.6 miles away from Taylor center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Loup County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Winter Storms: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Taylor topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Taylor:

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 76 miles; Kearney, NE; Full-time enrollment: 6,047)
  • Central Community College (about 81 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Northeast Community College (about 104 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Wayne State College (about 126 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • University of South Dakota (about 144 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 154 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 156 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)

Public high school in Taylor:

Public elementary/middle school in Taylor:

See full list of schools located in Taylor

Library in Taylor:

  • TAYLOR PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $7,258; Location: 207 WILLIAMS STREET; 9,809 books; 540 audio materials; 942 video materials; 8 state licensed databases; 6 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Taylor: Loup County Fairgrounds (A), Taylor Tourist Park (B), Wayne Plugge Memorial Arena (C), Marcia Smith Auditorium (D), Pioneer Memorial Log Cabin Museum (E), Taylor City Library (F), Loup County Sheriffs Office (G), Loup County Ambulance (H), Loup County Rural Fire Department (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Taylor include: Assembly of God Church (A), Calvary United Methodist Church (B), Taylor Evangelical Free Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Wildlife Inn (303 Charles Street).

Loup County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This village:

2.3 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

62.2%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

3.7%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Taylor (2011 data):

  • Union Bank and Trust Company: Taylor Branch at 410 4th Street, branch established on 1905/06/10. Info updated 2006/06/06: Bank assets: $2,481.6 mil, Deposits: $2,115.9 mil, headquarters in Lincoln, NE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 37 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers & Merchants Investment, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Taylor:

Marital status in Taylor, NE
  • Never married: 37.5%
  • Now married: 49.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

For population 25 years and over in Taylor:

  • High school or higher: 94.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.1
Nebraska average:

10.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Taylor, NE (based on Loup County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant802
Mainline Protestant--
None552-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Loup County:

15.58 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Loup County:

8.3%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.2%
State:

28.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

53.1%
Nebraska:

48.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Taylor:

46.2%
State:

45.5%

Average BMI:
Taylor:

28.8
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.5%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Taylor:

5.9%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Taylor:

6.9
Nebraska:

6.8

Overweight people:
Taylor:

32.7%
Nebraska:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

56.4%
State:

55.6%

Average condition of hearing:
Taylor:

71.7%
Nebraska:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Taylor, NE Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 0$0 1$1,851
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,256
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$144
Totals for Government 0$0 8$3,251

Taylor government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $250,000 ($1250.00)
    Regular Highways: $250,000 ($1250.00)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($55.00)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($20.00)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $91,000 ($455.00)
    Financial Administration: $70,000 ($350.00)
    Sewerage: $50,000 ($250.00)
    Regular Highways: $40,000 ($200.00)
    General Public Buildings: $14,000 ($70.00)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($40.00)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($15.00)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($30.00)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $129,000 ($645.00)

Taylor government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $274,000 ($1370.00)
    Sewerage: $84,000 ($420.00)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($10.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($20.00)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $70,000 ($350.00)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($10.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $35,000 ($175.00)
    General Local Government Support: $21,000 ($105.00)
  • Tax - Property: $31,000 ($155.00)

Taylor government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $165,000 ($825.00)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $150,000 ($750.00)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,000 ($230.00)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $31,000 ($155.00)

Taylor government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $100,000 ($500.00)

Strongest AM radio stations in Taylor:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNLV (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ORD, NE; Owner: SANDHILLS ADVERTISING CORP.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCNI (1280 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BROKEN BOW, NE; Owner: CUSTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KJLT (970 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: TRI-STATE B/CING ASSOC., INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Taylor:

  • KMNE-FM (90.3 FM; BASSETT, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KNLV-FM (103.9 FM; ORD, NE; Owner: SANDHILLS ADVERTISING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Taylor:

  • KMNE-TV (Channel 7; BASSETT, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)

Taylor fatal accident list:

Oct 25, 2003 87:99 PM, Sr-91, Lat: 41.770282, Lon: -99.385782, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 4, 2003 11:30 AM, Sr-91, Lat: 41.770282, Lon: -99.385782, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 2.4mTotal length
  • 2,590Total average daily traffic
  • 499Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,367Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Taylor)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 5 Mi Se (Lat: 41.741667 Lon: -99.350389), Call Sign: KEX263, Licensee ID: L00052966,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.9000 MHz, Grant Date: 11/12/1996, Expiration Date: 01/28/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002, Registrant: County Of Loup, Box 69, Taylor, NE 68879, Phone: (308) 942-3435

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • TAYLOR E, 82355 Rusho Drive (Lat: 41.763639 Lon: -99.376972), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQVS224,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/2015, Expiration Date: 04/27/2025, Certifier: Thomas W Burnett, Registrant: Ne Colorado Cellular, Inc., 1220 West Platte Ave, Fort Morgan, CO 80701, Phone: (970) 867-6767, Fax: (970) 867-3589, Email:
  • Taylor Dispatch, 404 4th Street; (Lat: 41.770778 Lon: -99.381500), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WRHR853,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/04/2020, Expiration Date: 06/04/2030, Certifier: Doug Fox, Registrant: Platte Valley Communications, Inc, 2215 Ave I, Keanrey, NE 68848, Phone: (308) 237-9512, Fax: (308) 236-5278, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: WA0YGZ, Grant Date: 11/28/1995, Expiration Date: 11/28/2005, Cancellation Date: 11/29/2007, Registrant: Carl J Christensen, Box 137, Taylor, NE 68879
  • Call Sign: KD0YKX, Licensee ID: L01819160, Grant Date: 12/05/2013, Expiration Date: 12/05/2023, Cancellation Date: 03/25/2014, Certifier: Ray D Essman, Registrant: Ray D Essman, Taylor, NE 68879
  • Call Sign: K0RLE, Previous Call Sign: KD0YKX, Licensee ID: L01819160, Grant Date: 03/25/2014, Expiration Date: 03/25/2024, Certifier: Ray D Essman, Registrant: Ray D Essman, Taylor, NE 68879

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH A36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 198S, N198S, N-198S, Serial Number: E-1161, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 10/19/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 09/24/2018
    Registrant (Partnership): Quarter Circle T Ranch LLP Taylor, 43892 Worth Rd, Taylor, NE 68879

Most common first names in Taylor, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William486.7 years
Arthur481.0 years
James473.2 years
John482.2 years
Mary487.5 years
Wayne477.0 years
Clarence372.0 years
Helen378.0 years
Robert372.0 years
Hilda280.5 years
Most common last names in Taylor, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lewis676.5 years
Ferguson679.3 years
Smith579.4 years
Harvey487.0 years
Dilsaver477.7 years
Copp488.3 years
Worm465.5 years
Switzer468.5 years
Bohy380.7 years
Garrison386.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Taylor, NE
  • 37.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 33.3%Electricity
  • 29.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Taylor, NE
  • 72.7%Electricity
  • 27.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Taylor compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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